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Chapter 3. Basic Administration > Modifying Configuration Variables

3.3. Modifying Configuration Variables

Configuration variables control important aspects of the site's behavior. For example, the allow_anonymous variable controls whether anonymous users can post comments. Earlier versions of Slash stored these variables in a special file. They moved into the database with Version 2.0, and the Slashteam added a browser-based interface. The Vars link in the Admin menu leads to the Variables interface (see Figure 3-3).

Figure 3-3. The Variables interface, used to edit configuration variables



  

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